Emergence – How Stupid Things Become Smart Together

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  • Published: 16 November 2017
  • How can many stupid things combine to form smart things? How can proteins become living cells? How become lots of ants a colony? What is emergence?

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  • Thomas McCleod
    Thomas McCleod  3 hours back

    _me and the boys_

    • zekkoukyo
      zekkoukyo  20 hours back

      Wait...this is not the hentai I was looking for..

      • ozman
        ozman  1 days back

        how do you explain politicians? a bunch of morons together who get more stupid. or are they an exception?>

        • Youtube Dota Psychologist

          This is so sad. It will never happen to feminists.

          • Mineta Minoru
            Mineta Minoru  2 days back

            That's why humans can't work together

            • Rienk Kroese
              Rienk Kroese  2 days back

              Now one on how smart ones are stupid together.

              Like waging war together...

              • Sliema
                Sliema  2 days back

                America in a nutshell

                • Sanchit Priyadarshi
                  Sanchit Priyadarshi  2 days back

                  💯🔥✨💥
                  It's just awesome !!

                  • John theux
                    John theux  2 days back

                    The opposite is bureaucraty: a bunch of smart things doing stupid things together.

                    • Taylor Horton
                      Taylor Horton  3 days back

                      What is a nation?

                      *EXCITED DRONE NOISES*

                      • Rahul p m
                        Rahul p m  3 days back

                        It's funny how smart people are stupid as a society. 🙌

                        • Anh Tien Quang Nguyen
                          Anh Tien Quang Nguyen  3 days back

                          "An ant is pretty stupid."
                          Ant: *Fk you, you don't know me.*

                          • Cartoonfan Nikola
                            Cartoonfan Nikola  3 days back

                            The anys are very smart they have very big brain

                            • Cheybat
                              Cheybat  3 days back

                              Employer: so what are your skills

                              Me: 4:20

                              • T Rex
                                T Rex  4 days back

                                Me and the boys turning smart together

                                • whynottalklikeapirat
                                  whynottalklikeapirat  4 days back

                                  Some people I know are not too, too much more than the sum of their personal stack of stupid things. A select few, incredibly, appear to be even less than that in their blundering totality ... I propose the concept of "demergence" for application in general description.

                                  • whynottalklikeapirat
                                    whynottalklikeapirat  4 days back

                                    "wetness" is a property of local perception not of the arrangement of molecules.

                                    • гопник TV
                                      гопник TV  4 days back

                                      what is the ending music?

                                      • Inkpact 19221991
                                        Inkpact 19221991  4 days back

                                        Apes...together...strong

                                        • waffle falafel trickshots

                                          i like the music in the end

                                        • Ebenezer Kinful
                                          Ebenezer Kinful  4 days back

                                          god is great

                                          • Anthony Gelardi
                                            Anthony Gelardi  5 days back

                                            177013

                                            • monoqqr
                                              monoqqr  5 days back

                                              **remembers that the 177013 manga is named emergence**

                                              OH GOD

                                            • Creamyguya
                                              Creamyguya  6 days back

                                              I did not expect to see this, I was hoping to see a different *Emergence*

                                            • Andy Be
                                              Andy Be  6 days back

                                              Amazing

                                              • Brent Terry
                                                Brent Terry  6 days back

                                                When you and the boys go to the museum instead of the bar

                                                • Turkish Viking
                                                  Turkish Viking  6 days back

                                                  İf this video is True, our world must be alive

                                                  • heroclix0rz
                                                    heroclix0rz  7 days back

                                                    Ironic considering "a person is smart, people are stupid"

                                                    • A guy with random convictions

                                                      177013

                                                      • Joseph Louwerse
                                                        Joseph Louwerse  1 weeks back

                                                        so what you're saying is water isn't wet

                                                        • 2 old 2 kare
                                                          2 old 2 kare  1 weeks back

                                                          Wait if wetness is brought about by water molecules in something. Then water is in fact wet.

                                                          • 2 old 2 kare
                                                            2 old 2 kare  5 days back

                                                            @Tyler Santana hmm... I agree.👏👏

                                                            Thank you, this is the longest debate that I've ever witnessed or had in the comments section of a YouTube video that didn't involve cursing or threats. You are a true intellectual.

                                                          • Tyler Santana
                                                            Tyler Santana  5 days back

                                                            @2 old 2 kare The definition of wet is to be covered in a liquid. Therefor one water molecule cannot be wet unless there is another water molecule touching it. So in a sense we are both right. Water as we see it in daily life is wet but the individual molecules are not which is why wetness is an emergance property.

                                                          • 2 old 2 kare
                                                            2 old 2 kare  5 days back

                                                            @Tyler Santana regarding your first statement, wetness is an adjectives that you can use to describe a noun, like water.

                                                            Secondly, you need a subject. Something like a coat, or a leaf, or a phone that can get wet in your metaphor. My only problem is that I think water should be in that category.

                                                            Thirdly, I'm quite impressed with your use of the semicolon. I still don't know when to use those.

                                                          • Tyler Santana
                                                            Tyler Santana  6 days back

                                                            @2 old 2 kare A better metephore would be; Sodium and chloride (water molocules) make up salt which is salty (wet). However neither sodium and chloride alone is salty. Only when together.

                                                          • Tyler Santana
                                                            Tyler Santana  6 days back

                                                            @2 old 2 kare You cannot use taste as a metephor because taste is not an emergant property however wetness is.

                                                        • Saul _
                                                          Saul _  1 weeks back

                                                          Is water wet answer that!

                                                          • suresh sharma
                                                            suresh sharma  1 weeks back

                                                            Thanos - see balance that what i was talking about

                                                            • vvolas
                                                              vvolas  1 weeks back

                                                              I love how Kurzgegagtg shows cute animation animals then boom women takes face off. Stuff for nightmares for young children :D Keep it up.

                                                              • E Am
                                                                E Am  1 weeks back

                                                                Why does this not work with dumb people though?

                                                                • El Leprechaun
                                                                  El Leprechaun  1 weeks back

                                                                  This is why socialism could work and (obviously) wouldn’t need to be authoritarian. Management through communication, through community. We NEED to AT LEAST implement production for use instead of commodity production, it is only natural— it’s a lot more efficient. Plus, the inner mismanagement of resources of capitalism is getting us closer to environmental disaster... i like your videos but when you talk about future plans for humanity, future achievements, space travel,... they may only be a dream if we keep basing our world under systems that won’t change the social and material conditions of Earth... we have enough resources, but we decided to use a system that miss-manages them and consequentially doesn’t find enough “profit” on certain projects (like space travel). It’s so easy to blame this on the government but this is global companies’ fault too, considering politicians are always backed up by multinationals. We need to END this inefficient cycle.

                                                                  • El Leprechaun
                                                                    El Leprechaun  1 weeks back

                                                                    This is why socialism could work and (obviously) wouldn’t need to be authoritarian. Management through communication, through community. We NEED to AT LEAST implement production for use instead of commodity production, it is only natural— it’s a lot more efficient. Plus, the inner mismanagement of resources of capitalism is getting us closer to environmental disaster... i like your videos but when you talk about future plans for humanity, future achievements, space travel,... they may only be a dream if we keep basing our world under systems that won’t change the social and material conditions of Earth... we have enough resources, but we decided to use a system that miss-manages them and consequentially doesn’t find enough “profit” on certain projects (like space travel). It’s so easy to blame this on the government but this is global companies’ fault too, considering politicians are always backed up by multinationals. We need to END this inefficient cycle.

                                                                    • Vasilis Bil
                                                                      Vasilis Bil  1 weeks back

                                                                      Where is the source

                                                                      • Rafi Rajendra
                                                                        Rafi Rajendra  1 weeks back

                                                                        " *ape together strong* "

                                                                        • Logan Kowalski
                                                                          Logan Kowalski  1 weeks back

                                                                          I’m very stupid apparently

                                                                          • Fredi Saginet
                                                                            Fredi Saginet  1 weeks back

                                                                            Downvote - because it showes a german titel and is in english. I hate when YT-Chanels do this!

                                                                            • محمد العمري
                                                                              محمد العمري  1 weeks back

                                                                              Diese widerliche Werbung heutzutage, wie die für die Googlesuche! Warum muss sie so nervig sein? Schaut euch mal westdeutsche Werbung aus den 80ern an!

                                                                              • J.B 91
                                                                                J.B 91  1 weeks back

                                                                                Just think how a higher being thinks we are stupid creatures with No sense of existence. Something to think about next time you stamp on a ant.

                                                                                • Baron of ikea
                                                                                  Baron of ikea  1 weeks back

                                                                                  Me and the bois

                                                                                  • Alexander LI
                                                                                    Alexander LI  1 weeks back

                                                                                    If there is a universal purpose, it will be achieved through emergence.

                                                                                  • GamerBros 645
                                                                                    GamerBros 645  1 weeks back

                                                                                    177013
                                                                                    Is a hentai
                                                                                    And it’s called emergence
                                                                                    Have fun with this information

                                                                                    • Depth Shade
                                                                                      Depth Shade  3 days back

                                                                                      Everyone who reads this please don’t google it you’ve been warned, it scarred me for life

                                                                                  • Brandon Swat11
                                                                                    Brandon Swat11  1 weeks back

                                                                                    I thought he was going to talk about the stupidity of humanity